Black Diamond First Strike

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Manufacturer's Description

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Retailers' Descriptions

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The Black Diamond First Strike Junior trekking poles combine double FlickLock adjustability, comfortable rubber grips and great value in an easy-to-use size that's perfect for kids and short adults.


Black Diamond Camp & Hike First Strike BD1121580000ALL1.


For the kiddos out on the trail, the Black Diamond Youth First Strike Trekking Poles - Pair provides a reliable option for safety and stability. Each pole Features 2-section construction with a FlickLock; adjustment point that secures the shaft at the appropriate height. These hiking poles Are suitable for all-season use and include a set of wider baskets for use in the Snow. Features of the Black Diamond Youth First Strike Trekking Poles-Pair 360? Padded Webbing Strap Foam Grips with Dual-Density Tops AND/OR Cork Grips. 15? Corrective Angle that reduces swing motion required from the wrist and provides more positivepole plants. Control Shock Techology. FlipLock Pro. Interchangeable rubber or carbide tips with WaveLock? connection.

- Moosejaw

Black Diamond designed its Kids' First Strike Trekking Pole primarily for trekking, but your young adventurer can also use it for ski sessions. Its aluminum shaft makes the pole incredibly lightweight so your little trekker doesn't feel weighed down near the end of the hike. The foam grip adds a bit of insulation to help warm your kid's hand up in winter, and its 360 padded webbing strap makes each pole specific to his or her left and right hands. One FlickLock clamp adjusts the pole for easy transport and for steep uphill and downhill hikes, and the Tech Tips are interchangeable with rubber or carbide tips depending on the terrain your little traveler is exploring.